Hola: The Irish in Latin America

Phoenix, Arizona – The Irish Center in Phoenix, Arizona was established twenty years ago and has been important in informing the public about Irish culture, Irish language, and Irish history. The Irish Center currently has an exhibit – created by the Irish government – entitled the “The Irish in Latin America”. Thousands of Irish went to Latin America during the Famine and many more followed during the Irish Revolution.

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Dirty, Rotten Tariffs

In the midst of a trade war with China, Trump has started a trade war with Mexico. He has threatened to implement a 5% tariff on all imports from Mexico if they don’t stem the flow of migrants into the USA. Republicans are not unanimously behind Trump. As of June 5, 2019 Trump is still in Europe and Republicans are trying to deal with questions regarding the tariffs.

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